Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Riverwood, Arlington, VA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Vanessa

Caring Medical Student Loves Dogs

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Vanessa watched our dog about two months ago and she was wonderful! Our pup was so happy. She took him on runs and to the dog park, which he loves. She's go... (more)"

2. Lindsey

A Trusted, Experienced Dog Sitter

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22302

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi! Thanks for taking time to view my profile. I'm an avid dog lover-- I have a 12 year old rescued cockapoo who has trained me well! I have nearly... (more)

3. Hannah

pediatric nurse & dog lover

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I work long hours as a nurse so I cannot own a dog of my own :( I would love to fill the gap in my life with your special pal! I will take care of ... (more)

4. Kate

Energetic, caring dog lover

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kate did an amazing job watching my Cockapoo. Respond to all my messages, was timely and showed she knew what she was doing. Would definitely use again! Thanks! (more)"

5. Allison

Your furkid will be in great hands!

Columbia Heights, Washington , DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"This is the second time I've had Allison check on my cats, and she is wonderful! She spends some time with them, and handles odd requests like a pro! Fitz an... (more)"

6. Annelise

Professional Pup Cuddler

Douglas Park, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Annelise was nothing short of outstanding! Once I met her, I knew my dog would be in good hands. I have a 110-lbs Akita so I was concerned, at first, that sh... (more)"

7. Aliya

Dogs are my happiness

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"I was frantically looking for a sitter to drop-in on my pup for a couple days at the last minute, and I reached out to Aliya. She responded immediately and w... (more)"

8. Abby

Reliable service, tailored to you

McLean , VA, 22101

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Abby was sweet and very understanding of my anxious, senior, German Shepherd mix. She did not flinch once as my girl occasionally barked (non aggressively of... (more)"

9. Richard

NoVa dog lover & sitter!

Lyon Village, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've known Richard for about 10 years and he's easily the most responsible, honest and reliable person I know. He has a genuine affinity for dogs of all bree... (more)"

10. Olivia

Dog lover who can't have her own!

Colonial Village, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Our dog goes bananas whenever he sees Olivia. He knows what a dog lover she is. She is also reliable, honest, confident, energetic, and fit enough to give y... (more)"

11. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Chenika was great. I had to leave my cat for the weekend for a trip and Chenika took very good care of him. She also came by before my trip to meet me and th... (more)"

12. Caroline

Trustworthy, caring, pet sitter!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Thank you Caroline for your exceptional service! We were lucky to find Caroline on Rover to cat-sit our 7 month old kitten MooShoo who is super shy but very ... (more)"

13. Natalie

Happy Rover Customer and Pet Sitter

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Responsible and flexible. Our dog has a nice time with Natalie. (more)"

14. Rachel

Former Service Dog Trainer!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Rachel has been doing a great job walking my dog. She's been super flexible and helpful with scheduling, and she does extra -- like checking water bowls -- w... (more)"

15. Melissa

RN full time,dog sitter part time❤️

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington , VA, 22209

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Melissa did a wonderful job checking in on and walking our two pups, one of whom was very ill. Her updates gave me peace of mind while I had to be at work. ... (more)"

16. Alexa

Let me love your pups in DC or VA!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Alexa was great. She asked questions about Remy and took pictures from her visit. I didn't get to meet her since I was out but she was easy to get in touch w... (more)"

17. Jessica

Navy vet/college student/dog owner.

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

20 repeat clients

"Jessica and her husband came to my apartment yesterday to meet my dog Lolly. They were very nice with her and I was surprised by how quickly Lolly bonded wit... (more)"

18. Meredith

Animals love me and I feel likewise

Glover Park, Washington , DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I am a very active person who absolutely loves animals. I grew up taking care of two large dogs and two cats. I volunteered at humane societies and... (more)

19. Marisa

Experienced Dog Walker for Hire

Au-Tenleytown, Washington , DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"We are so pleased to give Marisa a glowing review after our first booking with her. She was so sweet and great with our 2 rambunctious dogs during our meet a... (more)"

20. Avery

Happy to help!

Cherrydale, Arlington, VA, 22207

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Avery was great! My pup is shy, so I'm glad he felt comfortable getting him out of my bedroom & adjusting to him on the walk & while they hung out together. ... (more)"

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Pet parents in Riverwood, Arlington, VA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 2,037 owners have reviewed sitters in Arlington, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Riverwood pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Riverwood, Arlington, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Riverwood pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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